Prime Minister Shiekh Hasina expressed
profound shock at the death of Awami League leader SM Yousuf.
In a condolence message, the Prime Minister said "the nation has lost a honest, brave and sincere politician due to his death."
She recalled the role of Yusuf with deep respect while the protest movement forged after the assassination of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on August 15 in 1975, said an official handout here today.
The PM wished eternal peace of the departed soul and conveyed her sympathy to the bereaved family members.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)